Crews will be out grading all around the County. Crews will be clearing high country roads. Crews may begin doing some test sections of a new road binding material this week, weather depending. The test sections will be located on the North end of County Road 1; County Road 24, just off Highway 550; County Road 12 off the Highway; and County Road 361 for the Ice Park Bridge. Please be aware and drive with caution. Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***
The Ouray County Road and Bridge Department is responsible for constructing, maintaining, and snow plowing roads in Ouray County. Crews maintain over 300 miles of diverse roadways in the County, from 4WD roads in the southern end of the County to highly-traveled dirt and gravel roads on Log Hill Mesa.
The Road and Bridge Department works closely with the Road Committee, a citizen advisory committee to the Board of County Commissioners. The Road Committee holds public meetings; members of the public are encouraged to attend.
The Road and Bridge Superintendent presents monthly reports to the Board of County Commissioners.